With the onset of COVID-19 globally, we, as organisers, are dedicated to make sure that your participation is safe and secure. We will adhere to the recommendations at the time of the event from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the relevant authorities in the Republic of Guinea.
With an enviable oceanfront location, the Sheraton Grand Conakry is conveniently situated in the upcoming Kipe district in Guinea’s capital and largest city. Our trendy area is 15 kilometers from Kaloum, the city center of Conakry; nearby are Jardin 2 Octobre Park and a pier with transportation to Îles de Los. Complimentary shuttle service is provided to and from Conakry International Airport (CKY), which is 6 kilometers from our hotel.
To apply for a visa to the Republic of Guinea you will require:
Visa Application Form
You do not require a visa to travel to Guinea if you are from one of the ECOWAS zone countries or Algeria, Cuba, Egypt, Mauritania, Morocco, Tanzania, or Tunisia. However please note that your passport needs to be valid for six months.
What funds to bring with you?
All of the hotels listed above accept credit cards; however it is recommended that you bring some cash funds with you either in euros or dollars. 1.00 EUR = 10139.32 GNF
What should I bring with me to Conakry?
What time zone is Guinea in?
Guinea Standard Time operates on Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
Can I drink the water in Guinea?
It is strongly recommended that you drink bottled water when you are there.
What voltage is used?
If you are taking any electronic items to Guinea, the voltage requirement is 220 Volts.